How to Turn On or Off Night light in Windows 11

This post describes steps one can take to enable or disable Night light in Windows 11.

Your computer displays blue light that you typically see during the day, which may keep you up at night. The blue light your computer monitor emits can contribute to sleeplessness and eye strain after dark.

Windows 11 comes with a feature called Night light that may help you resolve some of the eye issues you may be experiencing at night in front of your screen. Night Light changes the colors displayed on your screen into warmer versions that are easier on your eyes.

The night light strength level is for the color temperature is measured in Kelvin. You can adjust and set the level between 0 (6500K) to 100 (1200K).

Below is how to turn on or off Night light in Windows 11

How to enable or disable night light in Windows 11

As mentioned above, Windows 11 comes with a feature called Night light that may help you resolve some of the eye issues you may be experiencing at night in front of your screen.

To quickly turn On or Off Night light in Windows 11, use the Quick Settings menu or press Windows key + A to launch it.

Toggle the Night light button to turn On or Off to manually enable or disable it.

windows 11 night light quick settings

You can also turn On, Off or adjust Night light from the Settings app.

Windows 11 has a centralized location for majority of its settings. From system configurations to creating new users and updating Windows, all can be done from its System Settings pane.

To get to System Settings, you can use the Windows key + i shortcut or click on Start ==> Settings as shown in the image below:

windows 11 start menu settings updated

Alternatively, you can use the search box on the taskbar and search for Settings. Then select to open it.

Windows Settings pane should look similar to the image below. On Windows Settings app, click the System on the left, then select the Display tile on the right pane as highlighted in the image below.

windows 11 display tile

On the System > Display settings pane, under Brightness & color, toggle the switch button for “Night light” to On or Off to enable or disable this feature.

windows 11 turn on or off night light

If the switch is On, Windows will automatically dim the screen brightness and show warmer colors at night which are easier on your eyes. If Off, the screen brightness and color will remain the save.

That should do it! You can now close Windows settings app.

Conclusion:

This post showed you how to turn On or Off Night light in Windows 11. If you find any error above or have something to share, please use the comment below to report.

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